Leadership

OUR ELDERS

The Fellowship is a church led by Elders.  The Elders provide spiritual leadership and oversight of all aspects of the church.  The Lead Pastor is one of the Elders, and has an equal voice with them in decisions about the church. Under the Elders is the Staff, who are responsible for the operational activities of the Fellowship’s ministries.

Zach Nicholson

Lead Pastor / Staff Member

Zach began as the Lead Pastor of the Fellowship in late 2018. Zach was trained in theology at Houston Baptist University. He was the lead pastor at several churches in Texas, and most recently served as the Teaching & Family Minister at a large church in the Houston area. Zach is married to Crystal and has 3 children.

Richard Moskos

Associate Pastor  / Staff Member

Richard has served in pastoral ministries since 1978. He received missions training through Bethel College and has served 3 years in the Middle East as a peacemaker. He is trained and certified in peacemaking through Frontiers. Richard is married to Denise and has 4 children, 5 grandchildren, and 1 great-grandchild.

David Doré

Elder

Dave is a retired teacher and Adult Bible Fellowship teacher. He has made eight missions trips to our adopted country of Narnia. Dave is married to Marilyn and has 2 adult children and 5 grandchildren. 

Ernie Hohengasser

Elder

Ernie is a Senior Program Manager at Systems Documentation Inc. He is a member of the audio visual team. Ernie has 3 adult children and 12 grandchildren. 

Mark Schofield

Elder

Mark is the Global Training and North American Technical Services Director for Xtralis. He is a member of the Finance Team, the church vehicle coordinator, audio-visual coordinator, and coordinating elder. Mark is married to Nadine and has 2 adult children and 2 grandchildren. 

OUR  STAFF

Evan Benevides

Director of Worship and Young Adult Ministry

Evan began as the Director of Worship and Young Adults Ministry in late 2020. Evan has over 9 years of ministry experience and served as Director of a Christian Camp. He loves connecting with people and drawing them closer to Christ. Evan and his wife, Adrien, have a daughter and are expecting a baby boy this year. 

Mark DeCoste

Ministry Coordinator

Mark has faithfully served in various ministries at The Fellowship over the years, and has a heart for the congregation and for supporting others who serve in the church.  As Ministry Coordinator, Mark connects with, resources, trains, and assists leaders and leadership teams to be effective in their ministries. Mark and his wife, Jenna, have two young children.

Pauline Morgan

Director of  Women's Ministry

Pauline has served as Director of Women's Ministry for 10 of the 25 years she has attended the Fellowship. She is a leadership consultant with By Design ministries, where she also sits on the Board of Directors.  She is a retired PMP-certified project manager and seeks to use her gifts & skills to teach and develop programs to challenge women to be established in the Word, equipped for ministry, and encouraged to reach out. Pauline is single with no children, but somehow has managed to spoil nieces, nephews and other people's kids!

Jeff Silva

Director of Media & Technology

Jeff has been serving in the worship ministry for many years, and oversees the Media/Tech Teams and the church's IT systems. Jeff and his wife, Jess, have two young children.

Jess Silva

Director of Communications

Jess joined our staff in 2017, first as Director of Children's Ministry, and now as Director of Communications. She has a background in education, Spanish, and linguistics and worked for a number of years as a high school Spanish teacher. She serves in the women's and children's ministries at The Fellowship. Jess and her husband, Jeff, have two young children.

Felly Wheeler

Interim Director of Family Ministries

Felly is a former elementary school teacher in both public and private schools. She has served the church in various roles including teaching, directing, and leading. As Interim Director of Family Ministries, she oversees and leads the kids and student ministries while seeking to connect and support families. She enjoys spicy foods, gardening, and crafting. Felly and her husband, Mark, have two adult children.